BOSTON (CBS) — Health officials reported 702 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 30 additional deaths in Massachusetts on Friday. The seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.4%.
The total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 139,353 while the total number of deaths is 9,482: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health said that as of Friday, there are 513 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness, an increase of 10 from Thursday. There are 77 patients currently in intensive care.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s coronavirus test positivity rate and the number of people in the hospital with COVID-19 are continuing to climb, according to state Department of Health data released Friday: The 7-day rolling average of the positivity rate in the state has now risen over the past two weeks from about 1.1% on Oct. 1 to nearly 2.1% on ………………The 198 new positive cases were out of about 6,600 tests, a 3% positivity rate.
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A rapper who bragged in a YouTube music video about getting rich from an unemployment scam was arrested Friday on federal charges of fraudulently applying for more than $1.2 million in jobless benefits, the Department Of Justice officials said: Fontrell Antonio Baines was arrested Sept. 23 by Las Vegas police and was found to be in possession of eight EDD debit cards, seven of which were in …
Portland murder suspect Michael Reinoehl had hand on pocketed gun when police shot him: officials
The Portland murder suspect who was killed in a police-involved shooting in September allegedly had his hand on a gun in his pocket when law enforcement agents fired 37 bullets and fatally struck him, officials have announced.
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A white Lincoln Continental convertible used by JFK in Fort Worth on the day of his assassination was sold at a Bonhams auction for $375,000. The car was loaned to Texas Gov. John Connally for the day and later sold to a private customer.
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Former Mexican defense secretary Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos, who led the country’s army for six years under ex-President Enrique Peña Nieto, has been arrested on drug trafficking and money laundering charges at Los Angeles International Airport, U.S. and Mexican sources said Thursday.
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